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SC History

Eastern Woodland Indians

1000 - 1400

They were made up of many different tribes from other places. They lived in the eastern part of the United States.


1400 - 1700

It's a sort of law that control foreign trades. It needs a balance of trade.

San Miguel de Gualdape

1526 - 1740

The founder was Lucas Vazquez de Ayllon. It was the first European settlement in America.

Triangle slave codes

1600 - 1900

It carried slaves, cash crops, and manufactured goods. There was often a trade of sugar.

13 English Colonies

1607 - 1733

Each colony had a different system. Most of them were on the Atlantic coast of America.

Royal Colony

1624 - 1981

It was also known as the Crown Colony. They were ruled by Monarchs.

Slave Codes

1650 - 1712

Were laws.

Proprietary Colony

1660 - 1690

An individual or more don't have to follow other rules. The kings of England had to concentrate on their power.

Rice And Indigo Trade

1680 - 1800

Rice was very successful in South Carolina. When the slave system was established it made a major export in South Carolina.

Yamassee War

1715 - 1717

It was between the British and other Native American Indians. They killed hundreds of colonists.

Plantation System

1730 - 1758

It was a mass production.

Tea Act

1733 - 1861

It was an act of parliament. The colonists of the thirteen colonies were recognized by the act.

Stono Rebellion

1739 - 1822

It was one of the largest rebellions. It was next to the stono river in South Carolina.

French And Indian War

1754 - 1763

It was fought between the British and the French. The war turned into a big conflict.

Cherokee War

1758 - 1761

It was between the British and the Indian tribes. The war increased during the 1750's.

Sugar Act

1764 - 1766

It gave British a certain duty. It was a revenue raising act.

Regulator Movement

1765 - 1771

It was and north and South Carolina uprising. People looked up to corrupt colonial officials.

Stamp Act

1765 - 1766

It was a direct tax. It made a great resistance in all the colonies.

Sons Of Liberty

1765 - 1766

There was a group called the loyal nine. They were know as the sons of liberty.

Denmark Vesey Plot

1767 - 1822

Created the Slave Rebellion.

Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

Known as the American War. Between the British and the thirteen colonies.

Declaration Of Independence

1776 - 1777

Was adopted from the Continental Congress. Independence Day now is celebrated as 4th of July.

South Carolina Cinstitution Of 1776

1776 - 1792

William Henry drafted the 1778 constitution. Congress declared independence.

Articles Of Confederation

1777 - 1781

Was an agreement with the 13 founding states.

Battle Of Kings Mountain

1780 - 1781

Was between the patriots and loyalists.

Battle Of Camden

1780 - 1781

British and Germans were against the Americans. The British made a southern strategy.

Battles Of Cowpens

1781 - 1782

United States against the British. British lost.

Battle Of Eutaw Springs

1781 - 1782

United States against great britian. United States lost.

Great Compromise

1787 - 1800

Also known as the Connecticut Compromise.

Commerce Compromise

1787 - 1788

It was one of the compromises.


1787 - 1788

Was in Washington D.C.

3/5 Compromise

1793 - 1812

It was an amendment.

Cotton Gin

1793 - 1794

The creator was Eli Whitney.

Cotton Trade

1800 - 1860

Was in Mississippi.

Embargo Act

1807 - 1809

It spelled o grab me backwards.

War Of 1812

1812 - 1814

Was 32 months of violence.

William T. Sherman

1820 - 1891

He was an American soldier and a business man.

Abolotionist Movement

1830 - 1870

People tried to end slavery.

Nullification Controversy

1832 - 1833

Was a crisis during the presidency of Andrew Jackson.

Robert Smalls

1839 - 1915

Was born in Beaufort, SC. He loved to work at the docks and became the boats driver for the Confederacy.

Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854 - 1860

They created territories of Kansas.

Dred Scott Decision

1857 - 1858

Dred Scott went to sue for his freedom.

Election Of 1860

1860 - 1861

Abraham Lincoln won the presidency. Andrew johnson became the vice president.


1860 - 1861

The 11 states got out of the Union side.

Port Royal

1861 - 1862

The Union ended up winning the war.

Creation Of The Confederate Sates Of America

1861 - 1865

Were know as the CSA

Civil war

1861 - 1865

US were against the CSA. The Unions side won the Civil War.

Lincoln's Assassination

1865 - 1866

was killed by John Wilkes Booth. He had a gun and shot him right at his head.

"Total War"

1935 - 1949

It was a big conflict between teh French Revolutionary war all the way until World War II.

Ft Sumter

1948 - 1950

Their location is in Charleston. Shots were fired at Ft Sumter. They were the first shots to declare war.